Weidenfeld & Nicolson is publishing a literary memoir of recovery from anorexia by freelance writer Laura Freeman, called The Reading Cure, after a three-publisher auction.... Read more
Penguin Life has acquired The Power of Balance by Dr Rangan Chatterjee, resident BBC doctor and star of "Doctor in the House", after a six-way... Read more
Pan Macmillan has won Francesca Stavrakopoulou’s “fiercely intelligent” God: An Anatomy after an eight-way auction.
Head of Zeus has acquired a "sensational" new thriller from J S Monroe.
Sceptre has pre-empted Lost and Found, a "ground-breaking" book about "the new neuroscience of identity".
Transworld has acquired two new books by National Geographic explorer Lucy Cooke.
Canongate has acquired a new non-fiction title on "ecstatic experience", The Art of Losing Control, by writer and philosopher Jules Evans. In The Art of... Read more
Authors must “take up the challenge” to excel at social media, building communities around their work, while publishers must build “meaningful digital experiences powered by... Read more
Will Francis, co-founder of creative digital agency Harkable, is the first keynote speaker announced for The Bookseller Marketing & Publicity Conference, to be held at... Read more
A groundbreaking look into how adolescent brain development “determines the people we become” was won by Transworld’s Susanna Wadeson after a 12-publisher auction. Wadeson bought... Read more